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Melvil Decimal System: 301

Wording: Social Sciences > Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology > Sociology, Anthropology

Dewmoji: 👫 > 👭 > ?

0
Information
196,271
ℹ️
1
Philosophy and Psychology
182,817
💭
2
Religion
463,618
🙏🏽
3
Social Sciences
1,017,722
👫
4
Language
130,463
💬
5
Mathematics and Science
322,970
🔬
6
Technology
751,858
💡
7
Arts and Recreation
695,836
🎨
8
Literature
929,792
📚
9
Biography and History
592,368
🗿
30
Social Sciences, Sociology, Anthropology
202,104
👭
31
Statistics
2,262
📊
32
Political Science
112,660
👑
33
Economics
182,839
🐂
34
Law
111,069
⚖
35
Public Administration, Military Science
49,661
👃
36
Social Problems, Social Services
132,653
🗿
37
Education
136,853
🎓
38
Commerce, Communications, Transportation
37,000
🛣
39
Customs, Etiquette, Folklore
50,621
🎑
300
Social Sciences
11,057
👭
301
Sociology, Anthropology
26,849
302
Social Interaction
19,588
303
Social Processes
18,912
304
Factors affecting social behavior
8,840
305
Groups of People ; Inequality
51,442
👥
306
Culture and Institutions
50,909
🎏
307
Communities
10,864
🏘
308
[No longer used]
563
🤷
309
[No longer used]
3,080
🤷
301.0
Sociology - Theoretical
3,418
301.1
Social Psychology and Communications
2,064
301.2
Anthropology
2,647
301.3
Human Ecology
2,295
301.4
Family Structures
7,460
👪
301.5
Sociology of Religion
1,118
301.6
Political Sociology
391
301.7
Nonliterate societies
17
301.8
Sociological Method
32
301.9
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MDS classes with significant recommendations overlap, excluding ones under the same top-level class.

MDSScheduleRatioCount
970.3Biography and History > North America > > > --15.3122
901Biography and History > History > Theory10.9185
289.6Religion > Christian denominations > Other Christian sects > Quaker7.4103
973.04Biography and History > North America > United States > Ethnic And National Groups7.2237
970Biography and History > North America > >6.9394
190Philosophy and Psychology > Modern western philosophy > Modern Philosophers6.1135
193Philosophy and Psychology > Modern western philosophy > German5.5197
194Philosophy and Psychology > Modern western philosophy > French5.2151
973.0Biography and History > North America > United States5.1270
501Mathematics and Science > General Science > Theory And Instruction5121
19XPhilosophy and Psychology > Modern western philosophy4.7639
121Philosophy and Psychology > Philosophy Of Humanity > Epistemology4.5127
572Mathematics and Science > Life Sciences > Biochemistry4.1175
100Philosophy and Psychology > Philosophy > General Philosophy3.8164
909.0Biography and History > History > World history3.8132
14XPhilosophy and Psychology > Philosophical Systems3.6142
150.19Philosophy and Psychology > Psychology > Psychology > Theory And Instruction > Systems, schools, viewpoints3.3112
12XPhilosophy and Psychology > Philosophy Of Humanity3.3256
296Religion > Other Religions > Judaism3.2387
150.1Philosophy and Psychology > Psychology > Psychology > Theory And Instruction3.1119

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